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Armed Suspect in Quinn Creek Area

This is a message from the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office. An armed suspect is currently being looked for by law enforcement in the Quinn Creek area on Bozeman Pass. The suspect was involved in a shootout with law enforcement and … Continue reading

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Local Rivers to Increase This Weekend

Release:  180530-01 Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, (406) 582-2395 Local River Levels to Increase This Weekend Bozeman, MT – Local river levels are forecast to increase again this weekend, especially on the Jefferson River.  The National Weather Service is predicting that the … Continue reading

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Traffic Light out at 19th and Main

TRAFFIC LIGHT OUT AT 19TH AND MAIN If possible, please use other routes to get where you need to go… the Bozeman Police Department and the Department of Transportation are aware and working to get it fixed as soon as … Continue reading

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Old Town Road Closure

Release #180528-01 Contact: Patrick Lonergan Old Town Road Closure in Three Forks Three Forks, MT – Old Town Road in Three Forks near the Jefferson River has been closed due to water over the roadway. The road will likely be … Continue reading

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Meagher County Dam Failure

          Release:  180511-01 Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, (406) 582-2395 Meagher County Dam Failure Maudlow, MT – A dam on an irrigation reservoir located just South of US12 in Meagher County has breached.  This will affect the water … Continue reading

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Badger Creek Dam Failure

This is a message from Gallatin County Emergency Management for the residents along Sixteenmile Creek. The Badger Creek Dam in Meagher County near US 12 has breached and significantly increased the water discharge. Badger Creek becomes Battle Creek and empties … Continue reading

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Residents Encouraged to Prepare for Spring Flooding

Release:  180424-01 Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, (406) 582-2395 Residents Encouraged to Prepare for Spring Flooding Bozeman, MT – Residents in Gallatin County are encouraged to develop a plan on how they will protect their property in case they are affected by … Continue reading

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Revised Preliminary Floodplain Map Issued for Four Corners Area; Open House to Discuss Impact of Revisions

Media Release March 26, 2018 Contact Information: Sean O’Callaghan Gallatin County Planning sean.ocallaghan@gallatin.mt.gov 406.582.3130 Tiffany Lyden                                                     or            Worby McNamee Montana DNRC Floodplain Program                        Montana DNRC Floodplain Program tlyden@mt.gov                                                                worby.mcnamee@mt.gov 406-444-0599                                                                     406.444-1343 Revised Preliminary Floodplain Map Issued for Four Corners … Continue reading

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Unattended Death in Big Sky

On 3/26/18 at 1201 Gallatin County Dispatch received a 911 call regarding an unattended death on Ridgeview Loop Road in Big Sky, MT. Gallatin County Sheriff’s Deputies and Big Sky Fire Department responded to the scene. It was discovered that … Continue reading

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Lost Child Located

The missing child in Manhattan has been located. More information to follow.

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